Tennessee State Route 359

State Route 359 (SR 359) is a 4.9-mile-long (7.9 km) north-south state highway located entirely in Carter County, Tennessee.[1]

State Route 359 marker

State Route 359
Route information
Maintained by TDOT
Length4.9 mi (7.9 km)
Existed1982–present
Major junctions
South end I-26 / US 19W / US 23 in Johnson City
North end US 321 / SR 67 in Elizabethton
Location
CountiesCarter
Highway system
SR 358SR 360

Route descriptionEdit

SR 359 begins at an interchange with I-26/US 19W/US 23 exit 27. From this interchange, SR 359 travels eastward to South Roan Street; it then turns north onto, and merges with, South Roan Street for 0.2 miles (0.32 km) to an intersection where South Roan Street continues north and SR 359 turns northeast and continues a north-northeast track to Milligan Highway. SR 359 turns east on to Milligan Highway and continues a northeasterly track until it ends at an intersection with US 321/SR 67.[1]

HistoryEdit

Prior to 1982, SR 359 was designated SR 67A.

Major intersectionsEdit

The entire route is in Carter County.

LocationmikmDestinationsNotes
Johnson City0.00.0    I-26 / US 19W / US 23 – Johnson City, Kingsport, AshevilleI-26/US 19W/US 23 exit 27; southern terminus
0.20.32South Roan Street – Unicoi
0.40.64South Roan Street – Johnson City
Pine Crest1.82.9  SR 361 east (Laurels Road)Western terminus of SR 361
Elizabethton2.64.2Milligan Highway – Johnson City
4.97.9   US 321 / SR 67 (West Elk Avenue) – Johnson City, ElizabethtonNorthern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b [1]